Adeline Fagan, a second year OBGYN resident living in Houston, died early Saturday after a couple months-long battle with Covid-19, her family announced in a post on a GoFundMe page established on her behalf.
Fagan had just started her second year of residency in Houston when she got sick, the GoFundMe page said.
While she mostly worked delivering babies, Fagan was doing a rotation in the ER treating Covid patients, the post said. Despite a history of asthma, upper respiratory infections and p…
Travel latest news: Quarantine could be halved by December, says Transport Secretary – The Telegraph
The Transport Secretary has said he is ‘hopeful’ that testing for international travellers could be implemented by December 1, cutting quarantine fr…
The Transport Secretary has said he is hopeful that testing for international travellers could be implemented by December 1, cutting quarantine from 14 days to approximately one week.
Speaking this morning at aviation conference Airlines 2050, the Transport Secretary outlined plans for a single test for international arrivals, a week after arrival.
In theory, travellers would self-isolate for seven days after their return, before taking a test. If the result was negative, their quarantine wou…
Coronavirus: Sinn Féin calls for Edwin Poots to apologise over lockdown comments – BBC News
Sinn Féin calls for an apology after Mr Poots said coronavirus is more common in nationalist areas.
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image captionThe agriculture minister has also said he has grave reservations about the new restrictions
DUP minister Edwin Poots should apologise for saying coronavirus is more common in nationalist areas, Sinn Féin’s John O’Dowd has said.
Last week, Mr Poots said the difference in transmission between nationalist and unionist areas was “around six to one”.
He has also criticised new lockdown restrictions imposed by the executive to manage the virus.
Coronavirus LIVE: South Yorkshire covid deal close as Wales lockdown announced – The Star
Welcome to The Star’s live blog on Monday, October 19.
The number of Covid-19 patients admitted to hospital on Friday the most recent daily figures available and the total number of patients in hospital and those on ventilators in each region of England, as of Sunday, are as follows (previous weeks figure in brackets):
East of England 23 admitted (19), 226 in hospital (137), 23 on ventilators (16)
London 67 (55), 498 (338), 86 (57)
Midlands 132 (87), 853 (576), 88 (81)
North East & Yorkshire 159 (146), 1,230 (914), 113 (99)
North West 196 (…
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